Period
to 23 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term VxBlock/Vblock in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VxBlock/Vblock over the 6 months to 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Dell EMC VxBlock and Vblock Systems (formerly VCE Vblock)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1116 1100 1104
Rank change year-on-year -16 +4 +26
Permanent jobs citing VxBlock/Vblock 31 54 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.019% 0.033% 0.077%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.045% 0.080% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 24 35 94
England median annual salary £68,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.55% +7.32% -
10th Percentile £62,875 £38,500 £30,575
90th Percentile £90,763 £82,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £68,500 £55,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +24.55% +11.11% -3.41%

VxBlock/Vblock is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 69,039 67,642 84,380
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.86% 40.85% 42.46%
Number of salaries quoted 54,848 55,601 68,687
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%

VxBlock/Vblock
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VxBlock/Vblock as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VxBlock/Vblock in England

VxBlock/Vblock
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VxBlock/Vblock in England.

Salary trend for VxBlock/Vblock in England

VxBlock/Vblock
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VxBlock/Vblock in England over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for VxBlock/Vblock in England

VxBlock/Vblock
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VxBlock/Vblock within the England region over the 6 months to 23 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 29 £68,500 +24.55% 4
Midlands +7 1 £47,500 +1.06% 2
East Midlands +6 1 £47,500 +21.79% 1
North West - 1 - -
North of England - 1 - -
VxBlock/Vblock
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, IT jobs citing VxBlock/Vblock also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for VxBlock/Vblock.

1 29 (93.55%) Cisco
2 28 (90.32%) VMware
3 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (70.97%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (70.97%) Data Centre
4 21 (67.74%) VMware NSX
4 21 (67.74%) EMC
5 20 (64.52%) SAN
6 19 (61.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (54.84%) NAS
7 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
8 16 (51.61%) Migration
9 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
9 15 (48.39%) Software-Defined Networking
9 15 (48.39%) Converged Infrastructure
10 14 (45.16%) Network Virtualisation
10 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
10 14 (45.16%) SQL
10 14 (45.16%) .NET
10 14 (45.16%) QA
10 14 (45.16%) VCDX
11 13 (41.94%) Private Cloud
12 11 (35.48%) Firewall
13 10 (32.26%) IBM
13 10 (32.26%) Finance
14 9 (29.03%) Degree
14 9 (29.03%) Middleware
14 9 (29.03%) Citrix
15 8 (25.81%) TOGAF

VxBlock/Vblock
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (45.16%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 22 (70.97%) Amazon AWS
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (22.58%) SaaS
3 4 (12.90%) IaaS
3 4 (12.90%) PaaS
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) SAN
2 17 (54.84%) NAS
3 15 (48.39%) Software-Defined Networking
4 11 (35.48%) Firewall
5 7 (22.58%) BGP
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (22.58%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (22.58%) Ethernet
5 7 (22.58%) HSRP
5 7 (22.58%) IPsec
5 7 (22.58%) IPv4
5 7 (22.58%) IPv6
5 7 (22.58%) MPLS
5 7 (22.58%) NetScaler
5 7 (22.58%) OSPF
5 7 (22.58%) Unified Communications
5 7 (22.58%) VPN
5 7 (22.58%) WebEx
5 7 (22.58%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (22.58%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SAP HANA
General
1 10 (32.26%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Designer
2 10 (32.26%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Lead Network Engineer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.45%) Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Implementation Specialist
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (3.23%) Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Implementation Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Technician
6 1 (3.23%) Server Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Wintel Administrator
6 1 (3.23%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) .NET
2 9 (29.03%) Middleware
3 7 (22.58%) XMPP
4 4 (12.90%) 802.1X
5 3 (9.68%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Data Centre
2 13 (41.94%) Private Cloud
3 7 (22.58%) DataPower
4 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (12.90%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (12.90%) EMC VNX
6 3 (9.68%) CLARiiON
6 3 (9.68%) Clustering
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 3 (9.68%) FlexPod
6 3 (9.68%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Solaris
1 4 (12.90%) Windows
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Unix
2 3 (9.68%) VMS
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (61.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (51.61%) Migration
3 15 (48.39%) Converged Infrastructure
4 14 (45.16%) Network Virtualisation
5 8 (25.81%) TOGAF
6 7 (22.58%) DevOps
6 7 (22.58%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (19.35%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (16.13%) ITSM
8 5 (16.13%) Programme Management
8 5 (16.13%) Runbook
8 5 (16.13%) Service Management
9 3 (9.68%) Change Management
9 3 (9.68%) CRM
9 3 (9.68%) Data Security
9 3 (9.68%) ERP
9 3 (9.68%) Load Balancing
9 3 (9.68%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
9 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) VCDX
2 9 (29.03%) Degree
3 7 (22.58%) CCIE
3 7 (22.58%) CCNP
3 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (19.35%) MCSA
5 5 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (9.68%) CCA
6 3 (9.68%) CCDP
6 3 (9.68%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (9.68%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (9.68%) EMCIE
6 3 (9.68%) EMCTA
7 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) AWS Certification
8 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
8 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
8 1 (3.23%) VCP5
8 1 (3.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) QA
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) VMware NSX
2 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.13%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) KVM
4 3 (9.68%) NFS
4 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
6 1 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (22.58%) Cacti
3 3 (9.68%) Ansible
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (9.68%) NetBackup
3 3 (9.68%) vCenter Server
3 3 (9.68%) vMotion
3 3 (9.68%) vRealize
Vendors
1 29 (93.55%) Cisco
2 28 (90.32%) VMware
3 21 (67.74%) EMC
4 15 (48.39%) Microsoft
5 10 (32.26%) IBM
6 9 (29.03%) Citrix
7 7 (22.58%) Juniper
7 7 (22.58%) Palo Alto
7 7 (22.58%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
8 5 (16.13%) Cognizant
8 5 (16.13%) HP
8 5 (16.13%) NetApp
8 5 (16.13%) Oracle
9 4 (12.90%) Dell
9 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
9 4 (12.90%) Veritas
10 3 (9.68%) SAP
10 3 (9.68%) Siebel
10 3 (9.68%) Sybase